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Fitzpatrick, Carbajal, Rooney, Peters Introduce MARKET CHOICE Act

Washington, D.C.– Representative Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) was joined by Representatives Salud Carbajal (CA-24), Francis Rooney (FL-19), and Scott Peters (CA-52) to introduce the MARKET CHOICE Act. This legislation seeks to combat climate change through the elimination of the gas tax, and the implementation of a fee on carbon emissions, the revenue from which would provide funding for infrastructure development and enhancement.

House GOP group calls for action on climate change

A group of 17 House Republicans on Wednesday introduced a resolution calling for action on climate change, breaking with most of the party's leadership.

The resolution acknowledges humans' impact on the climate and commits to studying and addressing “the causes and effects of measured changes to our global and regional climates, including mitigation efforts and efforts to balance human activities that have been found to have an impact.”